Last Tuesday, the Official Draw for the FIFA Beach World Cup 2017 was held at the Hotel Atlantis in Nassau. The FIFA Beach World Cup will take place in the capital of Bahamas, Nassau between 27th of April and 7th of May 2017.
The draw resulted to Bahamas playing against Switzerland in their opening match of the competition on April 27. The most interesting quartet of teams are in Group D. Four-time champions Brazil were drawn alongside 2015 runners-up Tahiti, European champions Poland and an undetermined AFC opponent.
Rt. Hon. Perry Gladstone Christie and Prime Minister Commonwealth of The Bahamas were present during the draw ceremony. FIFA legend Emerson, former midfielder for Brazil’s national team and Miss Bahamas Universe 2016 Cherell Williamson assisted in the draw ceremony.
The three representatives of AFC at the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup 2017 will be decided at the regional qualifiers which will happen between March 4 and 11.
Here are the results of the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup 2017 Draw: